Oregon Painter License

• 18 April 2020

Oregon Licensing Overview for a Painter

Licensing for a painter in Oregon is controlled by the Oregon Construction Contractors Board.

General Guidelines for a Painter in Oregon

Specific requirements to perform painter services can be used as a guideline, but also check your local rules and regulations.

Who’s allowed to perform these services?


General requirements for a painter license?

To obtain a license, you must complete training and pass the business, trade, and law exams. You must provide proof of General Liability and Workers’ Compensation insurance when you apply.

What’s the state licensing site for a painter?

Oregon Construction Contractors Board

What are some training programs available for a painter?

See training programs

How long is a license good for and when do I need to renew?

Check with local governing body for updated details.

What are fees associated with licensing?

Check with local governing body for updated details.

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